DEPRESSION's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of depression
Definition:
n. recession; economic slump; concavity in a surface produced by pressing ; sadness; low spirits
n. a state of mind producing serious, long-term lowering of enjoyment of life or inability to visualize a happy future; a period of unhappiness or low morale which lasts longer than several weeks
Example:
The researchers believe that growing up in a home where parents had difficulties with depression or alcohol was often a trigger.
Suggesting mental illness as the root cause of violence stigmatizes those who live healthy, full lives with conditions like depression.
Sentence in Classic:
The first had walked both ways, but the other had run swiftly, and as his tread was marked in places over the depression of the boot, it was obvious that he had passed after the other.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He had a secret which he was not ready to tell, yet, but if this mutinous depression was not broken up soon, he would have to bring it out.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
His heart warmed to Golenishtchev for this remark, and from a state of depression he suddenly passed to ecstasy.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After living for some time in Moscow, especially in close relations with his family, he was conscious of a depression of spirits.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The greatest disorder and depression had been in the baggage train he had passed that morning on the Znaim road seven miles away from the French.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Nothing in life seemed to him of much importance, and under the influence of the depression that possessed him he valued neither his liberty nor his resolution to punish his wife.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
It was only at headquarters that there was depression, uneasiness, and intriguing; in the body of the army they did not ask themselves where they were going or why.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Ever since that leave of absence had expired, more than a fortnight before, Natasha had been in a constant state of alarm, depression, and irritability.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The shallow depression in the west of these islands is likely to move slowly in an easterly direction.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw Context
Wickfield, left to Agnes, soon became more like his former self; though there was a settled depression upon him, which he never shook off.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
At this dismal intelligence, I twisted the only button on my waistcoat round and round, and looked in great depression at the fire.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context